This position is located in the Office of the Chief Counsel, Washington D.C. The incumbent serves as Senior Counsel and is responsible for providing legal opinions, advice, and counsel on all programs and legislative activities of the Bureau and reports to the Treasury General Counsel through the Assistant General Counsel (General Law and Ethics). The major responsibilities of the Bureau are defined in Title 31 of the United States Code.
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The following are the duties of this position at the GS-14. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.
-As Senior Counsel, the incumbent has responsibility for the most difficult and complex legal issues arising in connection with the operations of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. Since assignments may be in any area of the agency's responsibilities, the incumbent must have substantive knowledge of the Bureau's operations, Federal procurement law, Federal labor and employee relations law, and matters arising from the agency's personnel management program.
-Perform exhaustive and detailed research on complicated legal matters and recommend a course of action to the Chief Counsel and, on occasion, to Bureau senior management officials.
-Analyze, research and reach conclusions on extremely difficult and complex factual, legal, and policy issues; apply the pertinent laws, regulations, decisions and such other precedential materials as may be available to him/her in order to reach his/her conclusions; and examine problems on which the Bureau Director, the Chief Counsel, or other senior Bureau officials will act.
-Draft legal opinions in memorandum or letter form addressed to the various Bureau offices served by the Office, to pertinent Departmental offices, or to other agencies, Federal and States, or members of the public.
Occasional travel - 6 to 10 nights per year.
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